The purpose of International Conference on Natural Language Processing of Regional Languages is to bring together researchers, engineers and practitioners interested in the development and application of NLP in Indian Languages. Papers describing original work in the form of regular research work are invited in any of the areas listed below. Papers describing advanced prototypes, systems, tools and techniques, novel ideas, experimental findings and general survey papers indicating future directions in the specified topics are encouraged. Accepted papers, registered and presented at the conference, will be published in the Proceedings. Acceptance will be based on quality, significance, clarity and originality. There will be both oral and poster sessions. ' EXTENDED VERSIONS OF SELECTED PAPERS WILL BE CONSIDERED FOR PRESENTATION IN AN WORKSHOP OF MAIN ICON 2017 CONFERENCE AT JADAVPUR UNIVERSITY, KOLKATA '
We invite submissions of papers on topics related to all the languages in the North-Eastern states (Manipur, Meghalaya, Assam, Tripura, Sikkim, Nagaland, Mizoram, Arunachal Pradesh), West Bengal, Bihar, Odisha, Anadaman and Nicobar Islands that include, but are not limited to, the following: Basic Core Technologies: Morphological Analysis, Disambiguation, Tokenization, POS Tagging, Named Entity Detection, Chunking, Parsing, Semantic Role Labeling, Sentiment Analysis, Etc. Linguistics: Morphology, Phonetics And Phonology, Syntax, Semantics And Pragmatics Applications: Machine Translation, Speech Recognition, Speech Synthesis, Optical Character Recognition, Pedagogy, Assistive Technologies, Social Media, Etc. Resources: Dictionaries, Annotated Data, Etc. Papers are invited on original and unpublished work from research on all aspects of Natural Language Processing and Linguistics pertaining to languages of interest listed above. Submissions may include work in progress as well as finished work. Preference will be given to submissions having a clear focus on specific issues pertaining to languages of interest. The language of submission (the language in which the papers are written) should be in English with important and significant word(s)/sentence(s) is encourage in between the write up.
11th Aug. 2017
31st Aug. 2017
Last Extended Dateline: 20th Sep. 2017
Acceptance notification: 11th Oct. 2017
Cemera ready: 20th Oct. 2017
Registration: 20th Oct. 2017
Conference Date: 3rd-4th Nov. 2017